The idea that ‘the market’ must be the organising principle for collective decision-making should be abandoned. Despite ever-improving conditions for millions of people around the world—documented by entities like the University of Oxford’s Our World in Data and highlighted by scholars like Steven Pinker—popular discontent is on the rise in many places. The reason is simple: whereas the first trend […]
About Diane Coyle
Diane Coyle is professor of public policy at the University of Cambridge.